Bachelor of Education (Primary and Physical Education/Sport)

RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University)

Course details

CRICOS course code: 098535C

Level of study: Undergraduate


Discover a career where you will make an impact and shape young minds. Utilising an always in-demand and globally-recognised teaching qualification, you’ll have the opportunity to influence the lives of young people on a daily basis.

Our recently reaccredited teaching courses are designed to equip you with the most relevant and up-to-date course content. You get to decide what kind of teacher you would like to be, and choose from specialisations in general primary, early childhood, disability inclusion, physical education and sport. You'll also have the opportunity to swap streams should you change your mind about where you would like to specialise. Through your subject selection, you can explore English, mathematics, and STEM subjects.

Combining hands-on experiences with theoretical learning, you'll build the skills you need to be an effective and influential teacher in a variety of settings. We offer you 80+ days of professional placement, giving you the opportunity to gain some real-world experience, and graduate classroom-ready.

Explore Education

Are you interested in pursuing an impactful and fulfilling career in education?

Professor Andrea Chester discusses RMIT's suite of education degrees, including their key learning structure and outcomes, and the kinds of projects you can expect to work on as a student.


Aside from traditional educational settings, Bachelor of Education graduates have the skills, knowledge, and experience to work in private enterprise, government agencies and community service organisations.

Graduates work in the state, independent and Catholic education sectors.

Potential future employers include:

Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (Victoria)
Catholic Education Office
independent schools
early childhood centres
cultural organisations
professional associations
community service organisations.

Click here for more details on this course.

Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
28,800 Per Year Expected Feb 2023 4 years
Full time
Bundoora Campus
289 McKimmie Road
Melbourne Victoria 3083

Entry criteria

You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) with a minimum 70% average

To study this program you will need to complete the following English proficiency test:

IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 7.5 (with 7.0-reading, 7.0-writing, 8.0-listening, 8.0-speaking)
TOEFL (Internet Based Test – IBT): minimum overall score of 102 (with minimum of 24 in Reading, 28 in Listening, 26 in Speaking and 27 in Writing)
Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)): minimum overall score of 72 (with minimum communication band of 65 in Reading and Writing and 79 in Listening and Speaking)


RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University)
Melbourne City Campus
124 La Trobe Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Back to the top of this page